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Author Whalley, Paul Ernest Sutton.

Title Butterfly & moth [electronic resource] / written by Paul Whalley ; [special photography, Colin Keates, Kim Taylor, and Dave King].

Imprint New York : DK/Dorling Kindersley, c2000.

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Description 1 online resource (63 p.) : col. ill.
Series Eyewitness
DK eyewitness books.
Note "First American edition, 1988"--T.p. verso.
Includes index.
Contents Butterfly or moth? 6 -- The life of a butterfly 8 -- Courtship and egg laying 10 -- An emerging caterpillar 12 -- Caterpillars 14 -- Exotic caterpillars 16 -- Caterpillar to pupa 20 -- The pupa stage 22 -- An emerging butterfly 24 -- Butterflies 26 -- Temperate butterflies 28 -- Mountain butterflies 30 -- Exotic butterflies 32 -- Moths 36 -- Cocoons 38 -- Silk moths 40 -- Temperate moths 42 -- Exotic moths 44 -- Day-flying moths 48 -- Migration and hibernation 50 -- Shape, color and pattern 52 -- Camouflage 54 -- Mimicry and other unusual behavior 56 -- Endangered species 58 -- Watching butterflies and moths 60 -- Rearing butterflies and moths 62.
Summary Photographs and text explore the behavior and life cycles of butterflies and moths, examining mating rituals, camouflage, habitat, growth from pupa to larva to adult, and other aspects.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Butterflies -- Juvenile literature.
Moths -- Juvenile literature.
Butterflies.
Moths.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Animals -- Butterflies, Moths & Caterpillars.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Keates, Colin, illustrator.
King, Dave, illustrator.
Taylor, Kim, 1933- illustrator.
Added Title Butterfly and moth
Other Form: Print version: Whalley, Paul Ernest Sutton. Butterfly & moth. New York : DK/Dorling Kindersley, c2000 0789458322 (OCoLC)51684268
ISBN 9780756669089 electronic bk.
0756669081 electronic bk.

 
    
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